Writeshop in Laos Equips Researchers to Communicate Complex Knowledge to Farmers and Development Practitioners

Vangvieng, Laos: Ten members of The Agroecology Learning alliance in South East Asia (ALiSEA) network in Laos participated in a three-day writeshop on “Translating Research Findings to Development Practitioners and Farmers.” The event, held from May 27-29 in Vangvieng district, was organized by the Asia-Pacific Association of Agricultural Research Institutions (APAARI) as part of the […]

Empowering Youths and Women in Agroecology: A New Project Takes Root in Naxaythong District

The Agricultural Development and Social Assistance Association (ADSA), with a grant received from ALiSEA in 2023, is embarking on a new initiative to empower young people and women in Naxaythong District, Vientiane Capital. The project, titled “Youth and Women Empowerment for Agroecology” (YWEA), was launched in collaboration with Phan-Thin Social Enterprise (Phan-Thin) and officially endorsed […]

ALiSEA Strengthens Knowledge Sharing with Case Study Writing Training

ALiSEA recently held a three-day training workshop on writing case studies, taking place from April 1-3, 2024, in Vientiane. The workshop aimed to equip participants with the skills and knowledge to develop effective case studies, fostering knowledge sharing amongst ALiSEA members. The training, led by Francois ENTEN, GRET Headquarter, welcomed 14 participants from ALiSEA member […]

2023 Small Grant Facility Awarded to ALiSEA Network’s Members in Southeast Asia

The Agroecology Learning Alliance in Southeast Asia (ALiSEA) successfully concluded its 2023 Small Grant Facility, awarding funding to 9 organizations across Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam. This initiative, open from August to October 2023, aimed to support innovative projects addressing three critical themes: Supporting and improving market access for agroecological products. Linking field experience in agroecology […]

ALiSEA Network organized its First Regional General Assembly

March 2024, Laos – The Agroecology Learning Alliance in South East Asia (ALiSEA) successfully carried out its Regional General Assembly in Luang Prabang. Held from March 26 to 28, 2024, the event brought together 65 participants (20 women) of the ALiSEA network from Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and Thailand, working in the field of agroecology across […]

Sola-Dome Brings New Hope to Thongmung Organic Cooperative

The Thongmung Organic Cooperative in Vientiane Capital recently received a welcome boost with the installation of a new sola-dome, a small grant project funded by ALiSEA and implemented by CDEA. This innovative structure utilizes solar power to create a controlled environment for processing agricultural products, a first for cooperatives within the capital city. Mr. Khampha, […]

Engaging Youth in Sustainable Agriculture through Agroecology in Laos

By Chansom Khounsombath – CLICK ALiSEA in Laos organized a thematic talk on “Youth and Agroecology” on October 20th, 2023. The talk was presented by three guest speakers from different sectors – Lao Farmer Network, People with Disabilities Development Association (PDDA) of Xiengkhouang and Youth from KubBanKan Project. The thematic talk was well-attended by 40 […]

Administrative Assistant / Accounting Secretary for CIRAD in Vientiane, Laos

CIRAD, a French research institute focusing on sustainable agriculture is looking for an administrative assistant /accounting secretary to support his team at its Vientiane office. Job title: Administrative assistant / Accounting secretary Type of contract: Service contract, convertible into a full-time contract Starting date: February 19 Working days and hours: 40 hours/week, Monday to Friday […]

ALiSEA Workshop: Empowers ALiSEA members with Knowledge and Advocacy Tools for Agroecological Certifications

Vientiane, Lao PDR (December 20, 2023): the Agroecology Learning Alliance in Southeast Asia (ALiSEA) hosted a crucial workshop in Vientiane, Laos. This one-day event, held at the Grand Hotel, brought together over 30 participants, including ALiSEA members, government officials, farmer organizations, and private sector representatives, to delve into the world of certifications for agroecological products. […]

Small Grant Facilitation Awarded to ALiSEA Network Members in Southeast Asia

ASSET Project is pleased to announce that seven members of the Agroecology Learning Alliance in Southeast Asia (ALiSEA) Network have been awarded the Small Grant Facilitation (SGF) in 2022. These grants were based on a Call for Proposal that focused on three essential topics aimed at promoting agroecology and food systems in the region. The […]